Spike Aerospace News & Articles

Environmental Reports on Supersonic Flight Based on Unfounded Assumptions

Yesterday, ICCT released a new "study" on the impact of supersonic flight on the environment and airport communities. Instead of publishing reports based on unfounded assumptions, the environmental groups should start a discussion with us on their concerns. Instead, they push their agenda and preemptively suggest we are destroying the planet. I have reached out [...]

By |2019-02-03T14:34:36-04:00January 31st, 2019|Editorial, General, Press Releases|Comments Off on Environmental Reports on Supersonic Flight Based on Unfounded Assumptions

Spike Aerospace to Present at Dubai’s Global Investment in Aviation Summit 2019

Spike Aerospace President & CEO, Vik Kachoria, will be speaking the Global Investment in Aviation Summit in Dubai on Jan 27-29, 2019.  He will be speaking on the company's vision for supersonic flight, the market opportunity and recent developments. Spike Aerospace is reintroducing supersonic flight -- this time quieter, safer, more efficient and super luxurious. [...]

By |2019-02-03T14:39:22-04:00January 24th, 2019|General, Press Releases|Comments Off on Spike Aerospace to Present at Dubai’s Global Investment in Aviation Summit 2019

Spike Aerospace Adds Dr. Shreekant Agrawal, 35 Year Industry Veteran, as Executive Advisor

Dr. Agrawal Brings Supersonic Engineering Management Expertise to Spike Aerospace BOSTON, MA, January 07, 2019 – Spike Aerospace adds Dr. Shreekant Agrawal as Executive Advisor for his expertise in low-boom supersonic engineering and development of the world's first quiet supersonic business jet. Shreekant Agrawal said "I love Spike’s vision for quiet (low-boom) supersonic flight and [...]

By |2019-02-03T14:42:32-04:00January 7th, 2019|General, Press Releases|Comments Off on Spike Aerospace Adds Dr. Shreekant Agrawal, 35 Year Industry Veteran, as Executive Advisor

Innovasonic and Spike Aerospace Announce Agreement to Explore Ultrasonic Self-Cleaning Technology for the Aerospace Market

Boston, MA, December 10, 2018 -- Innovasonic, Inc., the leader in developing ultrasonic glass technologies, today announces an agreement to explore potential applications with Spike Aerospace, developer of the first quiet supersonic jet. The companies believe the technology will provide significant improvements and effectiveness for de-icing, wiperless windshield and cleaning touch-screens in aircraft and other [...]

By |2018-12-10T20:25:58-04:00December 10th, 2018|General, Press Releases|Comments Off on Innovasonic and Spike Aerospace Announce Agreement to Explore Ultrasonic Self-Cleaning Technology for the Aerospace Market

Supersonic Flight and the Environment

There have been a number of articles (ICCT, Eco-Groups Lobby Against Supersonic Flight) over the past few weeks regarding the potential impact of supersonic flight on the environment. We are glad to see others are raising these concerns as they are critically important. Vik Kachoria, President and CEO of Spike Aerospace said "I believe it [...]

By |2018-08-30T18:08:42-04:00August 30th, 2018|Editorial, Press Releases|Comments Off on Supersonic Flight and the Environment

Spike Aerospace is in Budapest at the think.BDPST Conference

Vik Kachoria is in Budapest for the think.BDPST conference on innovation. He will be speaking on "Supersonic Flight: Innovation, Impact and Opportunity". Hungary has expertise in material science, machining, composite manufacturing and high-performance small aircraft. This makes the region of particular interest in nascent technologies used in supersonic aircraft. Combine its technologies with Central Europe's [...]

By |2018-03-27T11:30:33-04:00March 27th, 2018|General, News|Comments Off on Spike Aerospace is in Budapest at the think.BDPST Conference

Spike Aerospace Predicts Supersonic Market Exceeds 13 Million+ Annually

"Supersonic flights could be enjoyed by over 13 million passengers annually when flights begin in 2025," according to Vik Kachoria, CEO & President of Spike Aerospace. "While supersonic aircraft might be ushered in by the wealthy, they will ultimately benefit anyone who wants and needs to get to their destinations faster. This is going to [...]

By |2018-03-20T11:39:00-04:00March 20th, 2018|General, Press Releases|Comments Off on Spike Aerospace Predicts Supersonic Market Exceeds 13 Million+ Annually

Spike Aerospace Appoints Tom Captain, Industry Veteran, as Executive Advisor

  BOSTON, MA, January 16, 2018 - Tom Captain, an aerospace industry veteran has joined Spike Aerospace, to help accelerate the development and introduction into service of the world's first quiet supersonic business jet. Tom Captain said "Spike Aerospace has put together a world class team to design and bring to market the world's first quiet [...]

By |2018-01-17T01:33:49-04:00January 17th, 2018|News, Press Releases|Comments Off on Spike Aerospace Appoints Tom Captain, Industry Veteran, as Executive Advisor

Spike Supersonic Jet Will Fly Above Turbulence at 51,000 feet

Dec 12, 2017, somewhere over the Atlantic -- This morning Kevin Novak, VP of Flight Safety and Training, is on route to Cork, Ireland. He reported winds aloft of 200 kts (230 mph) out of the north over the Atlantic. The forecast shows severe turbulence from 20,000-40,000 feet. Fortunately, the Spike Supersonic Jet will fly [...]

By |2017-12-12T13:22:51-04:00December 12th, 2017|General|Comments Off on Spike Supersonic Jet Will Fly Above Turbulence at 51,000 feet